Mammootty and Sasi Kumar entertained us with their movie Loudspeaker. And the latest buzz is that the duo is once again teaming up in the upcoming movie Balyakalasakhi. The movie is based on the novel 'Balyakalasakhi' written by the late Muhammed Basheer.
Balyakalasakhi tells a love story. Mammootty portrays the role of Majeed and that of his father in the film. The role of Majeed's love Suhara is essayed by Isha Talwar. In 1967, a film adaptation starring Prem Nazir as Majeed and Sheela as Suhara had been launched by Sasikumar. Basheer had written the script and dialogues of this film.
Sasi Kumar, who is a journalist by profession, came into limelight with the movie Loudspeaker. Mammootty played the lead role in this film. The movie won lot of applauds for the performances of both of them. Now, the duo is all set to team up once again.
Bengali actor Parambrath Chatterjee, who rose to fame with his role in the Hindi movie Kahaani, will also be seen playing a pivotal role in Balyakalasakhi. Biju Menon, KPAC Lalitha, Maamukkoya are the other cast in the film. The first schedule of the shooting has been completed. The film will be shot in a specially made set at Perumbalam Island, Vaikom. Some scenes will also be shot in Kolkata. The movie is directed by Pramod Payyannur.